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Latin codex beg. with The Satires of Juvenal, written in A D. 1475 in Italy

MS. Add. A. 165
Held at the Weston Library

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  1. (fol. 1) The Satires of Juvenal, with glosses: at end 'Explicit Juuenalis ... m. cccc. lxxv die Aprilis. iij.';
  2. (fol. 93) 'Flacci Persij Volterani Satyrarum prima [secunda, etc.] foeliciter incipit.' At fol. 112 follows an (added) form of letter to a friend in Italian and in Latin;
  3. (fol. 113) A short commentary on Juv. Sat. i. 1-ii. 3, in Latin: beg. 'In expositione poctarum.'.


  • Creation: written in A D. 1475 in Italy


128 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Multiple languages
  • Latin
  • Italian


MS. Add. A. 165

Other Finding Aids

Falconer Madan, et al., A summary catalogue of western manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford which have not hitherto been catalogued in the Quarto series (7 vols. in 8 [vol. II in 2 parts], Oxford, 1895-1953; reprinted, with corrections in vols. I and VII, Munich, 1980), vol. V, no. 24728.

Custodial History

Catalogue of the ... collection of Splendid Manuscripts ... formed by M. Guglielmo Libri 1859 no. 564.

Physical Facet

On paper


8 7/8 × 6 1/8 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom